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MSc Examinations, Assessments and Feedback

Schedule of Assessments:

Formative Assessments:

Five short essays are assessed to provide formative assessment of students’ progress, feedback is provided to support learning.

Essay 1 Week 3, Term 1 (Michaelmas term)
Essay 2 Week 5, Term 1
Essay 3 Week 7, Term 1
Essay 4 Week 3, Term 2 (Hilary term)
Essay 5 Week 5, Term 2

Summative Assessments:

Qualifying Examination (MCQ): Pass required Week 9, Term 1 (Michaelmas term)
Essay (15%) Week 7, Term 2 (Hilary term)
Examination (25%) Week 9, Term 2
Dissertation (60%) Mid August

Students are provided with written feedback on the dissertation only.

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